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CSPAN
Jul 22, 2012 10:00pm EDT
should be dedicated and i don't know how any of us can say with the proper number of children to be medicated would be. how many hundreds of thousands would be the right number. i just hope that in so far as kids are getting this care that it's done in a sensitive way, and in a way that is as productive and helpful for their long-term development as possible. >> guest: there is a serious problem of abuse of occasions of stimulants that gets a lot of media attention, doesn't necessarily help in terms of understanding why kids are being prescribed medication. it does however point to the pressures that are bearing down on these kids they feel like we have to be sort of superhuman. to what extent do you think we can in white society for kids mental health problems? should we be indicting society? should we have a biological view and see these kids will be having problems no matter what? where do you come down thinking about that? .. >> yes. that is his takeover if the child is impaired not functioning as they should be to let them go on that way. >> it is fascinating. the book sh
CSPAN
Jul 23, 2012 8:30am EDT
, and he applies the brakes or uses the steering wheel to avoid the accident. >> host: why are you up here on capitol hill? what's the importance of showing this to politicians? >> guest: first of all, we think today everyone is distracted driving. we want people to be safer, we want to expose our -- [inaudible] to capitol hill. we think there are many people who can leverage that technology in order to help us save lives, to help us spread the word out there and to, you know, the families and the drivers -- >> host: is mobileye yet available? >> guest: mobileye is available for the consumers. right now we are working with several retail chains, and we are getting more and more into the retail market, and definitely. anyone who wants the system can e-mail us at mobileye.com, we'll hook him up with an installer. >> host: isaac litman is the ceo of mobileye here at the consumer electronics show in washington. stephanie lundberg is with the ford motor company, and you have a display here at the consumer electronics show. why is ford at this tech show? >> guest: essentially, ford is a technolo
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 4:00am EDT
in the foreseeable future. >> all right. stephane, thanks for that. joining us now for the first half of today's program, will oswald. thanks for joining us. how quickly is this unraveling? what's the next stage of this story? >> one of the things that we've been talking about for really some time now is that globally we're talking about something that looks a bit like a deleveraging black hole. what we mean by that you got across multiple different economies both in the private and public sector you got very large amount of debt levels that you need to bring down but of course over multiple years. this idea that we can get some quick adjustment, we have the process that goes through, everything is moving forward isn't going to happen. so when we look at a country like spain, if we look at it on a standalone basis, what can we do, looking at it in isolationist is the wrong way. spain is not sustainable. this is a workout process on a multiyear horizon. what provides you to step over "from the edge" is support whether it comes from the troika, they are going to greece this week, the ecb steppin
FOX News
Jul 23, 2012 6:00pm EDT
ammunition, assault rifles and shells for a 12-gauge shotgun. >> authorities tell us in the apartment they found a batman poster and mask associated with the series and comic book series. we heard from a gun range owner in the area who says james holmes applied to his gun range and it was an odd application. when he called to confirm, the answering machine left a weird message and he put up a red flag but james holmes never showed up to complete the application process. we're told the first funerals are being planned for friday and over the weekend. >> adam housley live in colorado. thank you. >>> the massacre prompted talk about gun control. dug mckelly explains now it's mostly just talk. >> a moment of silence today and reading of victims' names. >> jesse chilldress. >> the senate reconvened for the first time since the massacre. calling for calls to restrict high capacity magazines. >> it's big clips, 100 rounds. you cannot get to him to dislodge the gun because he can fire so rapidly and has so many bullets. >> that kind of magazine jammed during the shooting spree. they're notori
NBC
Jul 23, 2012 12:30am PDT
, j.p. morgan's strategist, thank you for joining us. >>> thank you. >> what is your take on the earning season so far? tell me how your clients are viewing it and what people are doing with their money these days. >> okay, well, clients are nervous about money these days, they're hearing europe slowing, china, big announcements. it turned out to be a lot better than expected. if you look at sort of bottom line numbers, about 60% are beating on earnings. that is a really good statistic, but only from the% are beat -- 40% are beating on revenue and margins. >> why is it? >> slowing. >> do you still see a risk of partners, adversity, what are they doing? >> actually, i was just in boston this week, they are very, very cautious, they look at europe. they don't think things have improved. the fiscal cliff is a big discussion now. d china, they're frustrated because the stock market has continued to really push towards new highs. >> interesting, even though the backrop is what -- somewhat weak, the market is -- >> i think something that is a good leading into care, the last 20
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 5:00pm EDT
street for the bulls. the realtime exchange. >> and for good reason. globalization has made us all the same. >> the company came out with their second quarter numbers. it was $1.32 a share and that was five cents below what the street had been expecting. >> as the bears may be shopping for more shorts, the team have the trades to stop them in their tracks. fresh from the trading floor, this is fast money. >> live from the nasdaq market site in new york city's market square. you want to go straight to mary tompson. moody's revising lower their outlook for germany. mary? >> that's right. included in that the netherlands and luxembourg. and here is the reason why. moody's said the rising uncertainty about the outcome of the european debt crisis and increase in event risk led to an increased possibility that greece will lead the euro is one reason it is lowering its outlook for these countries. in addition, they think any kind of knock on effect of the weaker economies will result in the aaa rated sovereigns taking on a greater burden dealing with the european debt crisis. that happeni
KCSMMHZ
Jul 23, 2012 2:30pm PDT
. >> kozel ben fajzullin. these are our headlines. the assad or shame makes a veiled threat to use chemical weapons in its fight for survival. >> a series of coordinated attacks in iraq leaves more than 100 people dead, 200 wounded in numerous locations. >> europe plunged to new market turmoil. spain's debt surges, and the stocks in the euro continued their slide. >> syria has issued a very stark warning against any foreign interference, implying it would use chemical or biological warfare to combat any intervention from abroad. >> the warning comes as international pressure grows on the government to step aside from several fronts arab foreign ministers said offered president assad a safe exit if he resigns. >> but the syrian leader is showing he intends to remain in power, launching new counter offenses against rebel strongholds. our coverage begins on the ground in syria. >> this video posted on the internet is believed to have been filmed in aleppo. rebels said fierce fighting is continuing there and the capital damascus. pressure is mounting on president bashar al-assad. for the first
CNN
Jul 23, 2012 6:00am PDT
this morning. people tell us it will take maybe 90 seconds to less than five minutes in front of the judge. he will then set a date for the next hearing. as we continue to follow the story here from aurora, colorado. cnn newsroom begins right now. >> thank you, soledad. happening right now in the newsroom, unprecedented penalties. the ncaa hitting penn state right now with a huge fine. we will soon learn of the pe penalties that await the university. >>> shooter james holmes a in court in just a few hours, using a secret underground tunnel to go before the judge. this morning we're learning more about holmes' past and what police found in his apartment. >>> jackson mystery. michael's mother katherine reported missing this weekend tells police in arizona that she is fine. the grandkids that have lived with her wondering where she is. a missing persons report was even filed. inside this really strange and bizarre story, straight ahead. >>> and power right in your wallet. a new iphone charger the size of a credit card saves you when you run out of juice. we'll show it to you in 20 minutes. "newsr
CSPAN
Jul 23, 2012 12:00pm EDT
refuse to do anything about it, but we allow political bullies to intimidate us from even researching the facts. now, there's never been a threat in this country that sportsmen will not be able to hunt or target shoot. that false specter raised by the gun lobby so successfully that dade there is virtually no gun protection. but that doesn't stop the number one gun advocacy group, the national rifle association, from making things up, creating phony threats to gun ownership. they are attacking the obama administration which has done essentially nothing in this field. since they know that congress would reject even the most reasonable proposal. it has been impossible, for example, to even -- to close the gun show loophole where people can get unlimited amounts of guns without a reasonable background check. the n.r.a. is at work to make sure people on the no-fly list because they are threats to national security can purchase guns. that data cannot be shared between a.t.f. and homeland security dealing with potential terrorists. the n.r.a. argues that all we need is for existing gun laws
FOX News
Jul 23, 2012 3:00pm EDT
will tell us what was in there. we know we have a couple of suspicious packages. one was taken away. we do not want to be too alarmist and say there are bombs popping up all over the campus. it speaks to how skittish people are. you have the bomb robot at work not building behind me. >>shepard: and the investigators are working on all the stuff they found in the suspect's apartment. what do we know? >>reporter: there is a mountain of evidence in that apartment, now, mostly because the explosives did not go off. they got the explosives out of the apartment. they trucked it to a remote location south of here. where all of the explosives were destroyed in a controlled environment. so, among the things we know are part of the evidence, a central processing unit from a computer taken out. a laptop computer came out. we have sources telling us there was a batman poster inside of that apartment, and, also, a batman series mask. not necessarily batman, but something from the series. so a lot of evidence to go through. we, learn a lot about this james holmes as they go through what was found not ap
CNN
Jul 23, 2012 9:00am EDT
. for our belief system, it's not our place to judge, and not forgiving only puts us in a place where we can't move forward. >> colorado governor john hic n hickenlooper was there. he spoke. one of the things he did was he named off the names of the 12 people who died in this horrific shooting, and those involved in the vigil responded "we will remember" after each name. we still have many still hospitalized, eight of them still in critical condition. that vigil was a very important moment for the folks here in aurora. >> okay, thank you very much, poppy. we're going to check in with the ncaa now. they're making the decision on penn state. let's listen in. >> and the powerful people who let them down. there has also been much speculation on whether or not the ncaa has the authority to impose any type of penalty related to penn state. not only does the ncaa have the authority to act in this case, we also have the responsibility to say that such egregious behavior is not only against our bylaws and constitution, but also against our value system and basic human decency. the executive committe
PBS
Jul 23, 2012 4:30pm PDT
'm tom hudson, "n.b.r."'s diane eastabrook joins us to talk mcdonald's; from earnings to europe and rising food costs, the outlook for the fast-food giant. >> susie: and we kick off a week long look at cyber security, focusing on the big business of protecting you online. >> tom: that and more tonight on "n.b.r."! >> tom: stock markets around the world staged a sharp sell off today, led by losses in europe. fears continue building that spain might need a full-scale bailout. here in the u.s., stocks sold off early, but pared back the loss by the closing bell. the w tumbd 10points, it had been down, as much as, 240 points earlier in the session. the nasdaq lost 35, the s&p was down 12 points. erika miller reports spain's troubles now include the country's regional governments. >> reporter: valencia, spain has long been known for two things-- paella and its large port. but lately spain's third largest city has garnered unwanted attention as the first spanish region to seek a bailout. six others are in danger of following suit. >> it's worrisome, in the sense if they start to line u
KCSMMHZ
Jul 23, 2012 2:00am PDT
-- the role of circumcision in turkey. final wish -- u.s. and asia patients who donate their organs in russia. and black is back. what makes a man and man? that is a question that is no longer so easily answered in countries like germany, but there are societies that do have a very clear picture of their ideal man. some societies say a man is a real man only when he has been circumcised. but a regional court in germany will last month that the practice of circumcision represents a minor form of bodily harm to children, for the first time giving more importance to someone's physical well-being than to the right of freedom of religion. the ruling immediately met with heavy criticism from jewish and muslim groups. in turkey, for instance, it is the most important day in a young boy's life. >> he is 7 years old, but in turkey, he is already considered a man. he was circumcised to a wheel weeks ago and is celebrating his right of passage with 600 other boys. -- rite of passage with 600 of the boys here for some, the fanfares to much. for low-income families, the operation is financed by the city o
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 4:00pm EDT
and the economy pushed down stocks more this week. with us today larry from barclays. ryan jacobson from wells fargo advantage funds. bob, what do you think? where do we go from here? what are we to make of today's big drop at the open? then this -- bit after comeback. >> well, what you saw today was classic tug of war between the macro economic issues of europe and in contrast with the solid fundamentals we saw on the corporate side last week. early in the day macro economic issues were ruling but we saw some resilience later in the day reflecting the solid valuations at earnings for the most part we have been seeing. >> were you a buyer or seller today? >> well, when the s&p 500 is around 1350 that's actually my target for the end of the year. i don't necessarily view this as a buying or selling opportunity. i think that it is an opportunity for people to just reallocate amongst the various sectors and in this environment i actually really like energy stocks especially those big integrated oil companies that have a lot of cash. i think investors should rationally be looking at that as an opp
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 6:00am EDT
bailout. the u.s. equity futures at this point, take a look. dow futures down by almost 140 points. the u.s. trezy success seen as a safe-haven. we saw that hitting record low yields and more on that in a moment. >> let's get through some of the other news this morning. some big news. u.s. prosecutors and european regulators are reportedly close to making libor arrests. reuters is saying individual traders will be charged with could lewding to manipulate global benchmark interest rates. and rake taking himself out of barclays chairman job. barclays is looking for exalternative jam candidates, shares falling on this news this morning. in other corporate headlines, nrg energy buying rifle genon. nrg ceo david crane will join us at 7:00 a.m. eastern. you don't want to miss that. and nasdaq plans to pay out $62 million in cash, this is controversial to firms that lost money in facebook's bungled ipo. it modified an earlier plan for market makers and other exchanges. the new plan is $22 million larger. the biggest difference the compensation will be paid in cash rather than trading credits for r
NBC
Jul 23, 2012 5:00am PDT
of these weapons he used during friday morning's mass shooting that turned the premier into an historic massacre. holmes is currently in solitary confinement at a county detention facility where he is not cooperating. he has been assigned a public defender. he will be advised of his rights and the judge is expected to set a date for the formal filing of charges. he is expected to face at least 70 charges, one for every person he shot and he could face additional counts of aggravated assault and weapons violations. holmes' first court appearance part of what could take months. >> we will convict. yes. >> a big issue is whether the prosecutor will seek the death penalty. the defense will likely argue whether holmes is mentally competent. his legal team is expected to go inside the century 16 movie theater today to look at what's left to help put together a defense. holmes is expected in court at 8:30 this morning. >> so many watching that. grief, anguish, anger for friends and family of the 12 people killed at that theater. this morning we're getting a first look at some of those whose lives were
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 6:00pm EDT
to focus on the losses europe gives us every morning. they could care less that this might be the moment to buy the all american petsmart. they don't want to use the sell-off caused by spanish bond yields to get into ross stores even though it isn't even in this country let alone nothing in europe. it feels like you were taking your life into your hands. can you take a shot at colgate let alone invest in it. tomorrow might bring a story about sicily or catalonia. check your maps. google them. is it too early to buy j & j with restructuring ahead, coca-cola though they are only down 15 cents today? no. if you let your screen drenched in red and the action of spain take over your brain renting space telling you to stay the heck away from all stocks because the world is ending, you aren't thinking about buying petsmart, johnson & johnson, colgate, ross stores or coke. no. you could care less. it's a recipe for panic, not opportunity. uh used to turn my screen off days like today and just pick stocks. people don't do it anymore. what do they do? pass on the lows of the day europe generated o
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 9:00am EDT
. >> thanks. >> really appreciate it. >> make sure you join us tomorrow. "squawk on the street" begins right now. >>> good morning. welcome to "squawk on the street." i'm mel can a lee along with carl quintanilla, and cramer. we're bracing for what could be a massive selloff. s&p looking to lose 19 at the open and dow jones 200 and nasdaq about 42. the reason behind the selloff in the future, worries about spain's debt situation and greece continue to weigh on the futures, and, of course, get this straight because the selloff really began in china overnight. shanghai stocks closing at the lowest levels since march '09. it carried over here into europe with the dax now down by 3%. red arrows across the board. >> amazingly it was a lot worse this morning. the road map begins in europe. the biggest intraday loss in the markets as reports suggest imf may refuse more bailout payments for greece. euro era highs as the country bans short-leg. >> mcdonald's misses for the first time in two years because of fx headwinds. shares are trading sharply lower with a disappointment soaking concerns of other
CNN
Jul 23, 2012 2:00am PDT
in the middle east with the u.s. stepping up its presence around syria providing more help to the rebels. how far will our government go? we'll have a live report from the middle east. >> but first, of course, our top story here. the man accused of one of the worst shooting massacres in u.s. history will make his first court appearance in a few hours. police say it could take months before we know why he carried out this senseless act of violence during a midnight movie premier. 24-year-old james holmes accused of killing 12 people, wounding 58 people including mothers, fathers, members of the military, even a 6-year-old girl. eight are still in critical condition this morning. >> we are learning that budding scientist allegedly was planning this for months. his apartment was rigged with trip wires, gas canisters that a gun range owner was so scared by him that he rejected him a month ago. and it could have been a lot worse. had a rife well a 100 round drum magazine not jammed. >> we begin with jim spellman in colorado where we'll see the shooter appearing in court. the big question is why. w
CBS
Jul 23, 2012 4:00pm EDT
bubala. >> for the first time the world sees the man accused of the worst mass shooting in u.s. history. teresa garcia reports for wjz. james holmes physical appearance disturbs some victims in the court. >> james holmes had brightly died hair and appeared to be daze for his first court appearance. >> you have a right to remain silent. >> the suspected gunman refused to look at the judge while he was read his rights. several times it looked like the 24-year-old was nodding off. >> you're currently being held on a no bond hold. >> prosecutors said they didn't know whether holmes was on medication. >> there's no such thing as a slam dunk case. it is a case where we will -- we're still looking at the enormous amount of evidence. >> the district attorney said her office will consider pursuing the death penalty and consult with the families of the victims before making that decision. >> if the death penalty is brought, that's a long process that impacts their lives for years. . >> family members of several victims were in court during the hearing. some said they just wanted to see the suspec
CNN
Jul 23, 2012 5:00am EDT
only puts us in a place where we can't move forward. >> reporter: so a variety of emotions when it comes to forgiveness. i was pretty blown away that most of the people i talked with said we have to forgive not only, you know, for all of the victims but for us as a community to move forward. and also as you mentioned the president some rarts themarks t stood out to me, he said "he'll wipe away every tear from their eyes and that shall be no more." we need to start healing. we need to start moving forward. but we'll never, ever forget this. >> poppy harlow in aurora where they are showing an enormous capacity, extraordinary capacity for forgiveness. thank you, poppy. >>> a lot of courage, right, to be able to face that. if you want to help out go, to givingfirst.org. there you can find several nonprofits supporting victims andthe aurora movie theater shooting. >>> the hammer set to fall on penn state. just a day after the statue of joe paterno came down, coming up what the naacp is expected to do in the wake of the jerry sandusky child abuse scandal. i wiped the floor with the gu
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 7:00pm EDT
guest this evening, former house majority leader dick armey joins us. tonight, the dow drops 101 points easing off an early cliff dive. cnbc's brian shactman, what happened? >> when the dow is down a hundred points you characterize it as ugly. when the low is 200 it doesn't feel disastrous. everything revolved around europe. when europe closed the selling pressure eased. the biggest down story was mcdonald's, disappointing earnings now down double digits for the year. larry, back to you. >> thank you very much, brian. we'll get more expert analysis coming up. >>> another exclusive tonight, the treasury inspector general who oversaw the whole t.a.r.p. bank bailout thing is going to be here to expose what he calls a rigged system that favors wall street banks over main street taxpayers. we begin with my one on one exclusive interview with republican nominee mitt romney. america is at a crossroads. president obama tonight releasing a new ad taking a left turn saying americans have a choice. i believe the country wants a right turn, not a left one. we begin by discussing the horrible incide
FOX News
Jul 23, 2012 4:00pm EDT
where they are. >> can you tell us their reaction when they first heard their son's name? >> i think the per's statement clarifies that a bit as to how they reacted. >> she says she didn't know ... (inaudible). >> i thinken can imagine how they are feeling. anyone who has ever been a parent. >> possibly. possibly. possibly. (inaudible). >> not at this time. (inaudible) that's not exactly what she said and i think that was the interpretation that the media were give dog that statement that, somehow, she was like, well, i'm not surprised that this is the person and that's not what she was saying. >> can you elaborate on that? >> i am not going to comment on that. i represent them. >> i understand that. >> i was referred to them by another lawyer. they enreferred to me by another lawyer. >> how long --. >> as i said as well as anyone could under the circumstances. (inaudible) that's her statement. she felt it was very important for everyone to understand the sequence of events and what he said, what she said. and not misconstrue the situation. >> what about the statements that have been
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 12:00pm EDT
.8%. that does it for us here on "squawk on the street." it's wapner and the "fast money halftime report." >>> the s&p 500 heat happen, let's go inside the major averages now. the dow working on its eighth straight monday decline. here we stit sit down 140 points. that's a loss of more than 1%. we've saved about 100 points off the worst levels of the dow. here's gold, crude oil, weaker today as well. watching the ten-year treasury. there it is. 1.43. historic lows for many treasury yields today. here's what we're following on the "halftime" show today. is getting short the best way to play the market selloff? and should you sell before a company reports? find out if that's the winning trade this earnings season. and ahead of apple's results tomorrow, we're trading the tablet revolution, a game changer for numerous industries. and we look at which chip stocks may be your best buys. welcome to the "halftime" show. let's talk about the selloff. europe, front and center again. >> yeah, and i think what's notable is that gold isn't working in that context. and you would think if today's sello
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 3:00pm EDT
of the 17 countries right now that are using the euro are already in a recession. then you look at those economic super powers. such as china, brazil, india. they are slowing down. obviously we have our own domestic concerns. it is not just as simple as that. because there already a number of other land mines that are out there, that traders are worried about it. we have to wonder what's the next shoe to drop. that's why you have markets down today. >> we have been talking about that for weeks. we have been asking that same question for weeks. and yet, after a sell-off the market seems to recover as i said last week we are talking about the possibility of hitting dow 13,000 again. yet stu, you remine defensive. todd is defensive. does anybody like equities now? >> so -- yeah. we are defensive but i have to say we are also look to take advantage of lower prices if we get a pronounced sell-off. and add risk to client portfolios. we have been avoiding european risk to a great extent for 2 1/2 years now. and europe is a whole lot cheaper. yeah, they have their problems. yeah, the cycle of su
PBS
Jul 23, 2012 12:00pm PDT
kingkiner joins us, a elementee schoolteacher. finally two positions at the forefront of research, neil shneider of columbia university and richard finkle. an once again my cohost is dr. eric kandel, noble lawyer yet, professor at columbia university and a howard hughes medical investigatorment i'm pleased to have all of them and as always we begin with eric kandel and a sense of what we hope to accomplish this evening. welcome. >> we're going to consider today amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and spinal muscular atrophy, two diseases that affect motor neuron os. and this is a tjs of the theme we've had for the last several programs. which are considered disors that affect the motor system. we began by considering park inson's disease and hunts ton's disease, two diseases that affect motor systems that are due to protein folding disorders. then we considered multiple sclerosis, which has a very different mechanism. it is an autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks the mylin sheath. these two sets of disorders have different mechasms of action but they share in common the fact
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 2:00pm EDT
down on research in motion. that's right. you heard us. doubling down on rim. hello, everybody. catch mandy on "closing bell" today so here's your scoreboard. we're down eight mondays in a row now. the longest down monday streak in a decade. do you need a silver lining? if so, up more than 100 points off the lows of today. still, even with that, all three major averages seeing the biggest intraday drops in a month. all three have now gone negative for the month of july. wiping out the gains from the 23rd or 23rd of the year? the month i guess, yeah. check in with bob pisani. this kind of summer. help me out with something else which is this. a couple of days, not saying everything was fantastic but didn't have the renewed fear. we go to bed last night. wake up. all of a sudden greece, spain back in the head loons. when's happened? >> i'll make it simple for you. if spain has to go far full-blown bailout, in addition to the banks, that means italy's in play and that means the europe breakup is much more likely. they have to give spain money without a full-scale bailout request and that
Current
Jul 23, 2012 3:00am PDT
's best in us. they assure us that out of this darkness. the president said it impressed him the most again, hearing the family talk about their loved ones. >> it was an opportunity for families to describe how wonderful their brother or their son or daughter was. the lives that they have touched. >> the president reached into his christian beliefs and his christian values to quote scripture on, once again, a tragedy with the help of the lord above. >> he will wipe away every tear from their eyes. neither shall there be crime nor pain or things passed away. but here is the further tragedy, is that not even president obama, in his remarks in aurora colorado mentioned gun control. in fact, jay carney the press secretary said -- told reporters flat out that the president has no plan to say anything or do anything about gun control in the light of this tragedy despite the fact that this gunman was able to legally buy four guns. he had an ar-15 assault rifle, a gloc handgun and another gloc handgun in the car and he had a 100-drum -- 100 round drum, rather, and
MSNBC
Jul 23, 2012 3:00am PDT
. police say the ammunition, gear and four weapons used in the attack including an assault rifle, are believed to have been purchased legally. the suspect apparently received up to 50 packages in the mail in the four months leading up to the attack. he purchased 6,000 rounds of ammunition over the internet. one law enforcement official says the massacre could have been far worse if the shooter's semiautomatic rifle hadn't jammed as investigators believe it had. new york city mayor michael bloomberg yesterday called on the two presidential candidates to lead a national debate on gun control. >> somebody's got to do something about this and this requires, particularly in a presidential year, the candidates for president of the united states to stand up and once and for all say, yes, they feel terrible, yes, it's a tragedy, yes, we have great sympathy for the families but it's time for this country to do something. that's the job of the president of the united states. and i don't know what they're going to do, but i think it's incumbent on them to tell us specifically, not just in b
CNBC
Jul 23, 2012 1:00pm EDT
. tyler, we'll see you later. steven, thank you for joining us today. we want to dig deeper. on friday, we'll get new growth numbers and by just about all accounts they will not be so good. that's the economic data. steve liesman working on that. but first, to the euro zone crisis and michelle caruso-cabrera. >> tyler, we saw the european stock markets sharply lower today. they also moved off the lows like the u.s. did. however, really deep selling, especially in greece today. and we've seen deep, deep selling in both spanish treasuries and also now italian treasuries, as well. seeing the yields rise very sharply and once again investors apparently abandoning the debt of those countries. two key reasons that a lot of folks are focusing in on. why would this be happening when a bank bailout for spain was approved just last week? this bailout was supposed to separate the sovereign risk, ie the country risk from the bank risk. in other words, the money given to go to banks, wouldn't add to the spanish gdp to debt ratio but reading through all the paperwork, spain will still be on the hook for
CSPAN
Jul 23, 2012 7:00am EDT
registered voters than there are adults over the age of 18 according to the u.s. census. because of a clue. what to me to put this will, there's simple steps. have they photo id to present at the polls and clean up absentee balloting. absentee ballots of the to a choice because you can register, applied for a ballot, then, and in many cases never have to present himself. kansas has been very good form. often require the you have a legitimate excuse to ask for an absentee ballot. they should make an effort to vote on election day. the few votes to early you have people voting before the last debate stiffeners. in addition, when you apply you have to give them the last four digits of his social security number, and that has reduced from dramatically. we are told this is the other suppression. we're told this is a return to the jim crow laws. well, frankly 80 percent of americans support the total idea pools. the thomas is a high percentage for any issue, even high and another that your humble pie because people are estranged and some people. chieftains of hispanics and african-americans supp
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Jul 22, 2012 8:00pm EDT
the authors website. bill bradley dot com. coming up author robert murray examines how u.s. presidents are ranked in the eyes of historians and the populace. the author places the presidents and groups to better understand the places in history from leaders a destiny to a split decision presidents who had a better first and that second and other -- other failures. this is about our. [applause] >> thank you. i have to say that it is always a great pleasure to be here at politics and prose. have done this on more than one occasion. i consider this place to be a literary cathedral in washington, so it is a pleasure to be here. i will say that i am very pleased to see so many people here, although it gave me just a moment of nervousness because it looks like dow was not trying to be able to find a parking place. i get kind of nervous weather would be here on time. it is an honor to be here. i feel a little devalued to learn that in a three and in 65 the year there are four ordered 75 such events and politics and prose. my book really began with a phone call in early 2010 from an editor in
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